|VA - Miscued Rat [mt024] - Musictrade|
Here comes a fresh Musictrade serving of tasty experimental electronic music from an international lineup of artists: KraftiM from Netherlands, Frags and Cvijaxo from Sweden, Ristikiehtova from Finland, Unknown Forces from Scotland and Softspace from England. Cvijaxo and Ristikiehtova make their Musictrade debut on this compilation with full length albums soon to follow from both.
Keywords: ambient; electronic; experimental; Musictrade
Downloads: 534 (1 review)
|Softspace - Room With A View [mt012] - Musictrade|
Welcome again to the imaginative and intriquing soundworld of Softspace, the experimental electronica artist from Gravesend, England. This is the third full album from Softspace, and to give an idea of these audio journeys, imagine Paris in 1890's, looked through a reflection from a cracked mirror. Soft synths mixing into cyclic sound collages built from speech samples and other found sounds, with occasional rhythmic backgrounds, forming strange but beautiful impressionistic paintings of sound -...
Keywords: electronic, experimental electronica, ambient, found sounds, radiophony
|VA - Dame Citrus [mt019] - Musictrade|
This is a compilation of finest Musictrade ambient from seven different artists, two of whom - Likantropika and TheOmen - make their debute on the label on this album. Frags's stylish Payday builds on a garage field recording from Australia (by Electroteque), creating a dark and mesmerizing atmosphere. Likantropika is a dedicated ambient artist from Andorra and his Musictrade debute Wish is a smooth piece of emotionally touching keyboard ambient...
Keywords: ambient; electronic; Musictrade
|VA - Ice Mustard [mt010] - Musictrade|
Musictrade opens year 2007 with this ambient compilation featuring a full house of Musictrade artists. As one would expect from Musictrade, there is a strong edge of experimental in this compilation, with elements of classical drone ambient combining to innovative use of field recordings and found sound material. Electroteque's [Australia] Collective Consciousness is, as the title suggests, a musical insight into various voices and ideas present in today's collective consciousness, bound togethe...
Keywords: ambient; musictrade; electronic; experimental electronic; field recordings; found sounds
|VA - Requiems for a Submerged City [mt005] - Musictrade|
An electronic tribute to the City of New Orleans and its people - to those who survived Katrina and to those who didn't. These are versatile, interesting and experimental electronic works including plenty of foundsound and field recording material related to New Orleans and its 2005 flood disaster. 01 - Doc - This Is It Doc opens his track and the album with an upbeat intro carrying some of the emotionally most charged moments from New Orleans Katrina/flood media reporting...
Keywords: Found Sounds; Field Recordings; Experimental,Electronic; Ambient; Electronica; Electronic; Experimental electronica
Downloads: 13,074 (3 reviews)
|Musictrade - Musictrade|
Musictrade is an international community-based netlabel focused on electronic music. Our agenda is to release interesting, imaginative and impressive electronic music for your enjoyment - for free, with no strings attached. Our albums are released under the liberal Creative Commons Attribution licenses, and they are available from both Internet Archive and BitTorrent in high audio quality, complete with hi-resolution cover artwork...
|Doc & Lena Selyanina - Echoes from an Engulfed Cathedral [mt011] - Musictrade|
This is the fourth album from the Finnish ambient producer Doc and the Russian pianist Lena Selyanina. Like their second album 'An Island of Joy (In a Sea of Electronic Dreams)' this one also gets its musical inspiration from the works of the French composer Claude Debussy, and the themes of water are again strongly present in the cinematic and impressionistic soundworlds of these long ambient tracks...
Keywords: ambient; meditative ambient; deep ambient; drone; Debussy; neoclassical; avantgarde